Tag Archives: University of Minnesota Medical Center-Fairview

Where The Popsicles Are-155

EPILOGUE “Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end: then stop.” Well, there you have it. “Where The Popsicles Are” has come to an end. I tried to heed the King’s advice to the White … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-136

Options–more or less. Hope is that rare thing that will not die, and when you are left with nothing else to hang on to, it is there to sustain you through the darkest of times. In late February, 2008, we … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-135

“Ignore what you fear and latch on to what you hope.” January continued to be an important month. Even though Dr. Thomas told us the disease seemed to be stable, the pain issue had escalated, due to the involvement of … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-124

Looking for answers. I waited a few days after emailing Katie, and then I sat down to write a letter to Dr. Carson. She was, after all, Joanie’s main doctor, and even though a lot of the treatment was now … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-123

Being an advocate as well as a caregiver. To say the last trip to Minneapolis turned out to be stressful would be a huge understatement. To say that we were both disappointed at the results of the radiation, and perplexed … Continue reading

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